The Ideal Homes Exhibition gives a glimpse of gadgets that will make life easier in the future.
Contrasting modern carpets of the mid 1950s with those of an earlier age - nice domestic interiors.
American newsreel item showing new inventions on show at home furnishings exhibition.
Excellent story showing interior decoration styles of the late 1950s.
An introduction to the very latest in labour saving devices on display in Earls Court.
A young couple visit the Mayfair Colour Centre to get some advise on colour schemes for their home.
Lovely art deco tableware, wallpaper, lamps, etc.
Various shots showing cramped and difficult living conditions in small flats.